Sep 18

Disruptive Neuroscience Technologies Changing the World Today

Providence, Rhode Island

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Rhode Island Israel Collaborative
Prof. Alon Friedman
Dr. Helena Rachmanska-Putzman Chair in Neurology; Founder, Inter-Faculty Brain Sciences School, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
With leading neuroscience experts from Brown University and the University of Rhode Island
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Wednesday, September 18, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Venture Cafe Providence Innovation Center/District Hall
225 Dyer Street
Providence, Rhode Island

Event charge: $75 (includes breakfast and lunch)


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For more information: Chani Pearlstein at 646-452-3702 or

Neuroscience thought leaders from Rhode Island and Israel will provide their insights and perspectives on how disruptive neuroscience technologies are changing the world today. Today more than ever, scientists are working to improve our understanding of the human brain and are discovering ways and technologies that enhance its health and performance. From mind-controlled driving to aids that help paralyzed individuals move, cutting-edge brain-computer interfaces are materializing at a rapid pace. Our understanding of the human brain—as well as our ability to influence it—is sure to shape the future of law, commerce, art, warfare, and religion.